The Parish of St. Francis of Assisi is a lively and active parish, serving the areas of Crosspool, Sandygate, Lodge Moor, Ranmoor, Nether Green and Fulwood.
It is part of Sheffield Deanery in the Diocese of Hallam and is twinned with the Parish of St William of York.
The Parish Priest is Father Kevin Thornton and the Parish Deacon is Stephen Parker. We have an active parish council and the current chair is Nick Neale.
Parish Creation Celebration
The Parish Creation Celebration will be at 7:30pm on Friday 18th October. There will be music, prayers and reflections followed by discussion about climate change and a quiz. A variety of cakes from around the world will be served, along with tea and coffee.
New to the parish?
We’d like to extend a warm welcome to anyone joining our parish for the first time. We offer a home visit from members of our parish council. As well as giving you a formal welcome to St Francis of Assisi, they can outline the range of activities and facilities available within the parish. If you’re new, please send us a message and we’ll get in touch.